We are community. 🙌

Penn State is a big place with plenty of opportunities to be part of the nameless crowd. Lutheran Student Community will give you a chance to be part of a community where people talk, listen and share the challenges and joys of campus life.
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Come as you are! 🏳️‍🌈

The Lutheran Student Community of Penn State is an intentionally safe place – open to all students – regardless of faith background, church denominational history, economic status, political affiliation, ancestry, color, national origin, race, sexual orientation or gender identity, disability or handicap, political persuasion, age, or academic standing.

Worship with us ⛪

There are plenty of opportunities with our community. Weekly worship is offered Thursdays on campus at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center, as well as Sunday services in the morning and evening at Grace Lutheran Church on South Garner Street.
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Need someone to talk to? 👂🏼

Don’t know what you believe? Struggling with relationships? Need a listening ear? If you are feeling distressed or troubled, if you can’t quite sort things out, if you just want to talk, you are welcome to contact our Campus Minister, Alicia Anderson. Part of why our staff is here is so that we can provide emotional, spiritual, and other support to students when they most need it!

Alicia is available by email at ara2@psu.edu or by text or phone at (814) 360-0601.

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January 23, 2020News

Matthew 4:12-23

12 Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. 13 He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, 14 so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isa...

January 20, 2020News

this MLK day

School children all across the country learn about Dr. King.  They hear about his work with on racial justice and poverty, his leadership in the civil rights movement, his writings, and his public speaking.  They learn that is a civil ri...

January 20, 2020News

Prayer for this week 1/20

God of justice, In your wisdom you create all people in your image, without exception. Through your goodness, open our eyes to see the dignity, beauty, and worth of every human being. Open our minds to understand that all your children a...

January 20, 2020News

1619 Project

Mark your calendar! Nikole Hannah-Jones will be speaking at Penn State on Tuesday, March 24th at 7 pm in the Worship Hall at Pasquerilla Spiritual Center. More details will be available soon....

January 20, 2020News

Worship across divisions

On Sunday, February 9th at 3 pm, church leaders from a wide variety of Christian traditions will gather for and Ecumenical Worship Service at Grace Lutheran Church. You are invited to this opportunity to see and experience the ways we...

January 13, 2020News

Prayer for this week 1/13

God of New Beginnings, As the new year and the new semester begin, open my mind and my heart to new ideas, new experiences, new encounters. May this be a year of discovery, learning and growth. Help me to welcome what is novel and surpri...

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